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HFS Locals Only Spotlight: Firekite “Hold On”

Tonight’s HFS Locals Only Spotlight highlights a Baltimore band that is making music for a good cause. I first came in contact with Rich from Firekite at last year’s Firefly Music Festival. Rich, an 11 […]

02/14/2014

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Star-Studded Tribute Pushes Cancer Victim’s Song Toward Chart Debut

Zach Sobiech defied a cancer diagnosis to pen the inspirational anthem “Clouds,” generating a star-studded tribute video and a spot high on next week’s Hot 100.

05/24/2013

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Offspring’s Dexter Holland Publishes AIDS-Related Research Paper

Offspring’s Dexter Holland isn’t just the frontman for a band with a biologically-centric name. He’s also an avid scholar with both his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Biology. Although he deferred his doctorate studies at […]

03/22/2013

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Black Sabbath Cancels Coachella; Reunion Tour in Jeopardy?

The much-anticipated[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Black Sabbath[/lastfm] reunion tour of 2012 may be put on hold. A rumor circulating in the festival industry says Tony Iommi’s unfortunate illness forced the band to cancel a headlining gig at Coachella in California.

01/11/2012